NEMO° | Online Maritime Courses


The Cargo Handling & Stowage (Blended) course satisfies the Cargo Handling and Stowage training requirements for an STCW endorsement as Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch on vessels of 500 or more gross tonnage (ITC) – A-II/1; AND Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch on vessels less than 500 GT – A-II/1; AND Masters and OICNW on Vessels of less than 500 GT limited to Near Coastal waters (A-II/3).

The course covers the following subject matter:

  • Effects of cargo on draught, trim and stability
  • Safe handling, stowage and securing of cargoes
  • Cargo calculations
  • Inspecting cargoes and reporting deficiencies
  • Enhanced survey program
  • Enclosed space entry


This fully online course can be taken at your own pace.  Recommended equipment outside of any required materials identified in the course:  computer and web camera.

*Note: Northeast Maritime Online suggests taking Ship Construction and Basic Stability as a prerequisite to this course. This course can be found in our Course Catalog. Please contact if you have any questions.

PRICE: $850.00 USD